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Situational leadership changes depending on the type of leadership (direction and support) each of your employee’s needs. Emotional leadership is based more on the theory of emotional intelligences and relates to the situation at hand.
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Thanks to breakthroughs in neuroscience, we can better understand how the brain works … and help your team outgrow bad habits.
Crisis situations in the workplace aren't always dramatic events like layoffs, takeovers or restructurings. In fact, any event that alters working conditions or affects employee work habits can—if introduced improperly—provoke a crisis.
When envy, gossip or revenge get going, it doesn't take long for a harmonious team to turn into a miserable crew. Make sure you're not contributing to such problems by playing favorites unknowingly.
Here are 3 battlefield tips for making decisions:
In an exclusive interview with Executive Leadership, executive coach Debra Benton, author of How to Think Like a CEO (Warner Books), identified these six common behaviors as career-killers:
Workplace bullying has in recent years been the focus of vocal and highly organized campaigns to stop it, by passing new laws and building public awareness. It's become a big and visible issue in many workplaces. Here's some advice for managers:
What is the business world going to be like in the future? Not tomorrow, but in 15 years or so?That's the subject of a recent report out of Australia, conducted by Boston Consulting Group for a government workforce-development effort, looking at the skills senior managers will need in 2020.
So, can leadership be taught? Jay Conger, executive director of the University of Southern
California’s Leadership Institute, had his doubts. He embarked on a
two-year study to find out.
Avoid falling prey to the most common lie leaders tell themselves
While business ethics have become a watchword of this decade, many enterprises still haven't gotten around to establishing ethical guidelines—or helping managers understand how to apply them day to day.